Shares

Mad dash for IPO window

As political parties gear up to fight one of the most uncertain general elections in decades, a small window of opportunity has cropped up for those companies looking to debut on the stock market.

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Share Sleuth: ask me another

Is (insert any company name here) a good investment? This is a very difficult question to answer rationally.

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Share Sleuth: Fenner stress test

The first annual general meeting (AGM) in the Share Sleuth calendar is next Wednesday at Fenner.

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Pushing all the right buttons - Share Sleuth portfolio Jan 15 update

Challenged this month by a reader to justify the inclusion of an illiquid company such as Dewhurst in the Share Sleuth portfolio, I co

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Hot stocks blast benchmark - Winter Portfolio Jan 15 update

There's a seasonal trading strategy that typically generates far better returns than if you had stayed invested all year round. Over the past decade, it has outperformed the FTSE 350 index by at least five times.

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Share Sleuth: New Year will be full of resolutions

I don't usually make New Year's resolutions. The time to make resolutions is when you need to, but this year a need is coinciding with New Year. I'm going to start attending annual general meetings (AGMs).

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Buy, hold or sell: Wouter Volckaert

Wouter Volckaert, manager of the Henderson Global Trust, tells Rebecca Jones about the stocks he has been buying, hol

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Five Aim share tips for 2015

Recent market weakness has provided some excellent opportunities on the Alternative Investment Market.

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Europe's separatists should set market nerves jangling

We will shortly celebrate the 200th anniversary of the battle of Waterloo, a punch-up that finally put paid to the menace of Napoleon and ended French expansionism.

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